15.10 - SUMMARY - Teradata Database

Teradata Database SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

Teradata Database
Release Number
December 2015
Content Type
Programming Reference
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English (United States)
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Update only object-level statistical information such as cardinality, one-AMP and all-AMPs sampling estimates, average row size, average block size, and so on.

Calculates an estimated compression ratio for the primary subtable of tables compressed manually with block-level compression. The compression ratio is also calculated implicitly when statistics are collected on a column or index. The compression information is collected for informational purposes only and is not used by the Optimizer in determining the execution plan.

If you specify SUMMARY, you cannot specify USING options, column references, or explicit COLUMN or INDEX references.

You cannot specify SUMMARY for volatile tables.